Where is Tony Finau from?

Category: Champions of the Game
Tony Finau
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Clue

Not a place that many professional golfers get their start

Answer

Tony Finau was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah

More about Tony Finau

Tony won the 2006 Utah State Amateur championship and decided, at age 17, to skip college and turn pro. For the next 6-7 years Finau competed on mini-tours and worked on improving his game.

Tony and his brother Gipper competed on the reality golf TV-show the Big Break in 2009. He eventually made his way through the Web.com tour and earned his PGA tour card for the 2014-2015 season.

In the last several years, Tony has become a fan favorite and a very solid professional player. It feels like he’s near the lead in most events he enters.